GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE UNITED STATES

Diocese of Columbus

Dominican Sisters of Peace. General Offices
2320 Airport Drive
Columbus, OH 43219

Phone: 614-416-6001

Email: info@oppeace.org

https://oppeace.org/

 

History: The Dominican Sisters of Peace were founded through the union of seven former Dominican foundations, 2009, with an eighth Dominican foundation added, 2012. Three former foundations served Native Americans:

 

1939-1980s

Eucharistic Missionaries of St. Dominic/ Missionary Servants of the Most Holy Eucharist of the Third Order of St. Dominic (New Orleans, Louisiana) taught at St. Eloi Church and School (Houma), Theriot, Louisiana

1971-1972

Dominican Sisters, Congregation of St. Rose of Lima (Oxford, Michigan), taught at St. Joseph Indian School (Brulé, Sans Arc, Sisseton, and Wahpeton), Chamberlain, South Dakota

1978-present

Dominican Sisters of Great Bend, Kansas (Great Bend, Kansas), ministered to Cheyenne and Arapaho Indians, Canton, Longdale, and Hammon, Oklahoma

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: Unknown.

 

Unless noted otherwise, the repository named above holds (or held) the records described and not the Marquette University Archives. However, Marquette’s holdings, e.g. Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions Records, include related records about these Native and Catholic groups and places.

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Archival materials from the Raynor Memorial Libraries


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